Share on StockTwits

The seismic strength of every earthquake gets calculated based on a now universal magnitude scale. Here’s where that scale came from and how it works.

“The earthquake magnitude scale, explained” is categorized as “us”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page.

Get Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades via Email - Stay on top of analysts' coverage with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter that provides a concise list of analysts' upgrades and downgrades. Click here to register now.